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Volkswagen Caddy Maxi 2.0 TDI 122 Life 5dr Diesel Estate

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Including:
  • 3 Years Insurance
  • 3 Years Servicing
  • 3 Years Tax
  • 3 Years Warranty
£949 Advance Payment

These prices are based on the Higher Rate Motability Component. Pricing and offers are correct at the date of publication and are subject to confirmation. Pricing may not be accurate as pricing is updated quarterly. Unless otherwise stated, metallic paint at extra cost. Library image for illustration purposes only.

Fuel: Diesel

Body: Estate
Trans: Manual

Carpet floor covering in cab, Windscreen wiper with variable intermittent delay and wash wipe system, Traction control system (TCS), Lane keeping system, Start/stop system with regenerative braking, eCall emergency call system...

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MPG

Mpg stands for miles per gallon, and is used to show how far your car is able to travel for every gallon (or 4.55 litres) of fuel it uses. The combined WLTP fuel economy figure provides a general overview of a car's fuel consumption over a variety of speeds and road types.

Insurance Group

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Performance (BHP)

BHP rates the engine performance of vehicles and stands for the brake horsepower.

CO2 (g/km)

CO2 is the amount of carbon dioxide emitted by the vehicle in grams per kilometre travelled, the lower the CO2 emissions the cleaner the vehicle is for the environment.

Number Of Seats

The total number of seats in the vehicle.

Road Tax

Road Tax is based upon the CO2 emissions of the vehicle and is split into 13 bands from A to M. The higher the letter the greater the cost of tax paid to drive the vehicle on public roads. In addition to the road tax detailed below, any vehicle that had a manufacturers retail price in excess of £40,000 when first sold, attracts a road tax supplement of an additional £320 per year. This is charged until the vehicle is 6 years old.

Ten Second Review

The fifth generation Volkswagen Caddy is a compact van that's new from the ground up, described as 'the Swiss Army Knife of urban delivery vans'. It's now more stylish, but bigger inside, more economical and efficient but also more car-like. Plus there's an advanced digital interior and a whole portfolio of safety systems. You won't have previously come across a compact LCV quite as advanced as this one.

Background

With three million sales on the board, the Caddy is well established as the core starting point for Volkswagen's commercial vehicle line-up. Its history dates back to 1978 and a Golf-based US market pick-up called the Rabbit which was brought to Europe and rebadged 'Caddy' in 1982. But the Caddy's history as a small van really began in earnest with the second generation model of 1995. That became more sophisticated in the third generation form of 2003 which was subsequently offered in lengthened 'Caddy Maxi' form. By now, MPV and Camper variants were also available - and offered with both body lengths. The 'Caddy 4' fourth generation design of 2015 was visually very little different from its predecessor but much more sophisticated in terms of comfort, safety and efficiency. Five years on though, it was time for a more radical change, which brings us to the fifth generation model we're going to look at here.

Driving Experience

There are a trio of 2.0-litre diesel engine options to kick off, with a choice of 75PS, 102PS and 122PS outputs. All get 6-speed manual transmission and if you go for the 122PS version, you'll be offered the option of a 7-speed DSG auto gearbox. We wouldn't really recommend the relatively feeble entry-level 75PS version unless you'll only be using your Caddy for urban deliveries but the other two variants should offer a decent turn of speed. The top 122PS diesel TDI model can also be ordered in manual form with 4MOTION 4WD. Yes, that's right: 4WD in a compact van - a useful thing to have if your deliveries take you to slippery building sites or along rutted tracks. As with all VW SUVs, this is a set-up designed always to provide power to the wheels with most traction. Normally, it'll pull you from the front, but should conditions change, in a split second, 4MOTION can spread power to the rear wheels if required and immediately stop power to any wheel losing traction. What else? Well, for the few segment customers wanting petrol power, a 1.5-litre TSI engine with 114PS is available. Across the range, a braked trailer capacity of up to 1,500kg is within the Caddy's remit and it's worth pointing out that pulling potential of this magnitude is rare in this sector. Many vans of this size after all, don't even break the 1,000kg barrier.

Design and Build

Visually, the Caddy hasn't looked much different since the third generation version was launched back in 2003. So the complete styling re-think for this MK5 model is somewhat refreshing, no contour or component having been left untouched. The higher bonnet is a bit like that of a compact SUV and both the radiator grille and the headlights have been redesigned. As before, the standard body shape is joined by a lengthened Caddy Maxi model but the ordinary Caddy may now be sufficient for your needs, being 93mm longer and 62mm wider than its predecessor. The key difference is one you can't see, this MK5 model's switch to an all-new, stiffer MQB platform. Behind the wheel, as before, it's all neat and unfussy with dark grey plastics prevailing on every surface but a higher quality feel prevailing this time round and a higher level of infotainment. The centre-dash screen varies in size between 6.5, 8.25 or 10-inches, depending on spec and offers a wide range of connectivity options that work via an integrated eSIM. There's also the option of a 10.25-inch Digital Cockpit instrument binnacle display screen. The AGR Ergo seats are more supportive, approved by the German campaign for Healthy Backs Society. And an electronic handbrake is now standard and buyers can specify electric closing aids for the sliding doors and the tailgate.

Market and Model

The ex-VAT pricing for this Caddy starts at £17,800 for the base 1.5-litre TSI petrol model, but most variants sold will be 2.0-litre TDI versions, purchasesd in the £20,000-£25,000 bracket. The van variant is known as the 'Caddy Cargo', while the passenger-carrying MPV model simply as the 'Caddy'. The Caddy Cargo is our focus here and there are three trim levels available across the range and two wheelbase options, standard or 'Maxi'. All models get a touchscreen infotainment system, between 6.5 and 10 inches, with range-topping models offering a larger 10-inch Discover Media satellite navigation system. For the first time, Caddy is equipped with an 'always connected', integrated eSIM, which allows infotainment systems to be prepared to access mobile online services and functions of 'We Connect'. The interior also gets new switchgear including electronic handbrake with auto hold function, lighting and audio controls. Electric windows, height adjustable-driving seat and a new multi-function steering wheel are also standard across the range. Important options include a digital instrument panel and extra infotainment screen choices. Plus you can also add a roof vent for better climate control and faster stationary ventilation in the back. A key update this time round is the addition of a lot more camera-driven safety tech. There can be a total of 19 such systems fitted to this MK5 model, six of them completely new to this LCV. The fresh options include Adaptive Cruise Control, the 'Trailer Assist trailer manoeuvring system, 'Side Assist' (basically a Blind Spot system), 'Rear Traffic Alert' (which warns you of oncoming vehicles when you're reversing) and 'Emergency Assist' (assisted stopping in an emergency). There's also VW's latest 'Travel Assist' set-up which allows for a degree of level 2 autonomous driving.

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Key Standard Features*

  • Radio "Composition Colour" with 8.25" colour touch screen with 6 speakers
  • 215/55 R17 low rolling resistance tyres
  • 225/45 R18 low rolling resistance tyres
  • Solid - Candy white
  • Solid - Cherry red
  • Tailgate with window
  • Remote central locking with interior locking and two remote keys
  • Without nameplate set (without model designation)
  • Black roof rails
  • Solid paint
  • Cloth upholstery
  • Heat insulating windscreen
  • Front and rear parking sensors
  • Cruise control + speed limiter
  • Servotronic speed sensitive power steering
  • AppConnect
  • Bluetooth mobile phone interface
  • Dimming breakaway interior rear view mirror
  • H7 twin halogen headlamps
  • Separate daytime running light
  • Rubber floor covering in cab
  • Cloth - Soul with upper and lower dashboard in soul and black floor covering
  • Cloth - Soul/hainan blue seam with upper and lower dashboard in soul and black floor covering
  • Air conditioning
  • 16" Wien silver alloy wheels
  • All season 215/55 R17 low rolling resistance tyres for 17" alloy wheels
  • Tyre mobility kit in lieu of spare wheel include 12V compresser and tyre sealant

Body Glass

  • Windscreen wiper with variable intermittent delay and wash wipe system
  • Fixed side window in load/passenger compartment
  • Rear window wiper and washer system with intermittent control
  • Electric front windows
  • Heated rear window

Brakes

  • Traction control system (TCS)
  • Brake assist
  • Autonomous emergency braking front assist with pedestrian and cyclist monitoring
  • Electronic brake force distribution
  • ESP
  • Automatic post collision braking system
  • Engine drag torque control
  • Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
  • Electric parking brake with auto hold function

Driver Aids

  • Lane keeping system
  • Driver alert system

Driver Convenience

  • Start/stop system with regenerative braking

Driver Information

  • eCall emergency call system
  • We connect plus preparation
  • On board computer
  • Service interval indicator
  • Multi Function Display

Driving Mirrors

  • Black painted exterior mirror housings
  • Exterior mirrors - power adjustable, heated and power folding

Embellishment Trims

  • Decorative inserts in beige birch vein

Engine

  • Diesel particulate filter

Entertainment

  • 2 Type C USB
  • DAB Digital radio

Exterior Body Features

  • Twin near side and off side sliding doors
  • Silver sliding door rail
  • Body colour door handles
  • Body colour bumpers

Exterior Lights

  • Automatic headlight control system
  • LED rear combination lights
  • Automatic hazard lights activation under emergency braking

Heating/Cooling/Ventilation

  • Electrically controlled heating system

Interior Features

  • Overhead storage compartment
  • Sliding trunk cover
  • Centre console with 2 cupholders
  • Glove compartment cover with light
  • Removable waste bin with cover for cab
  • Leather gearshift knob/handle
  • Centre console high with armrests adjustable
  • Door and side trim panel in fabric
  • 12V socket in passenger compartment
  • Leather multifunction steering wheel
  • Storage drawers under front seats
  • Reach and rake adjustable steering column
  • Lockable glove compartment with light

Interior Lights

  • Interior light in headlining
  • 5 standard interior lights in passenger compartment

Safety

  • Direct tyre pressure monitoring system
  • First aid kit with warning triangle and safety vest
  • Seat belt reminder
  • 3-point seat belts in front with pretensioner and height adjustment
  • Side and curtain airbag for driver and front passenger
  • Curtain airbag for outer seats in rear
  • Front centre airbag
  • 3x3 point rear seatbelts
  • Driver and front passenger airbag with front passenger airbag deactivation
  • Power operated child safety locks

Seats

  • Height adjustable head restraints
  • Split folding rear seat
  • Isofix on 2nd row outer seats
  • Folding table on front seat backrests
  • 2 single seats in 3rd row
  • Backrest release for front passenger seat
  • Front passenger seat foldable
  • Manual adjustable lumbar support in front seats
  • Seat occupied recognition for front seats
  • Rear head restraints
  • Manual front seats with height adjustment
  • Front head restraints
  • 3 seat bench in 2nd row

Security

  • Anti theft alarm system with interior monitoring, backup horn and towing protection
  • Anti theft unlocking wheel bolts protection

Transmission

  • Electronic differential lock

Vanity Mirrors

  • Sun visors with mirror and airbag label on front passenger

Performance

  • 0 to 62 mph (secs) 11.6
  • Engine Power - BHP 122
  • Engine Power - KW 90
  • Engine Power - PS True
  • Engine Power - RPM 2750
  • Engine Torque - LBS.FT 236
  • Engine Torque - NM 320
  • Engine Torque - RPM 1600
  • Top Speed 116

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